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Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 30th Annual Labor and Employment Relations Law Seminar

May 10 | 7:30am - 3:30pm


30th Anniversary Labor & Employment Relations Law Seminar

Join hundreds of legal counsel, business executives, and human resources professionals from across the region for a day of networking and education on hot topics in labor and employment law.

The seminar will kick off with keynote speaker, Deb Smolensky, Employee Engagement Leader and Wellness Director at NFP, who will discuss key trends in well-being and strategies for attracting and retaining top talent. Deb will be followed by the Annual Labor & Employment Law Update. Presented by Michael Best Partner Scott Beightol, this presentation will cover the past year’s key legal developments and cases.

We are excited that for the first time, attendees will be able to choose their breakout sessions from three tracks, allowing you to customize the day so it is best suited for you!

  1. Workforce Development – Appropriate for HR Leadership
  2. C-Suite/General Counsel – Appropriate for General Counsel & Business Executives
  3. Workplace Policies & Practices – Appropriate for all HR professionals

Tracks and topics are noted below.

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. – Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. – Welcome and Keynote Speaker

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. – Annual Labor and Employment Law Update

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. – Session I

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. – Session II

12:15 – 1:15 p.m. – Lunch

1:15 – 2:15 p.m. – Session III

2:30 – 3:30 p.m. – Session IV 

3:30 p.m. – Adjourn

Seminar Fee:

CLE credit in WI, CO, IL, NC, TX, UT, and VA is pending. We are happy to provide the program materials to participants applying for credit in other states. The program is valid for Professional Development Credits for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This program has been submitted to the HR Certification Institute for review for PHR/SPHR credit.

Contact Ashley Ortlieb for an Illinois attorney Financial Hardship application.

For more information, please contact Events or 414.277.3459.

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